U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer is more than vaguely “pro-choice.” He penned the majority opinion in the Stenberg v Carhart decision in 2000, striking down state laws banning partial-birth abortion. In fact, the abortion procedure he supported is so barbaric that the United States Congress called for its outright prohibition in 2003: “A […]
Apparently there’s some question about the strategic imperative facing liberal Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer an Ruth Bader Ginsburg now that Democratic senators have fought back against Republican obstruction on nominations. Let me clear this up. There’s absolutely no question about it; if they want to secure the principles they have fought for during their […]
Two Supreme Court justices — Sonia Sotomayor and Stephen Breyer — are upset that the court won’t hear the appeal of an Alabama killer who was sentenced to death by a judge after a jury declined to impose the death penalty. They have lots of company. But I’m sympathetic to the justices who declined to take the case.
Disgraced Journalist Stephen Glass, who fabricated dozens of articles for a publication may be fit to practice law. A number of California Supreme Court justices are skeptical about Glass being morally fit to practice. Glass applied to practice law in California having passed the state’s bar exam back in 2007. Show More Summary
Alice Munro will not travel to Sweden for the Nobel ceremony, due to health concerns. “To me, Proust is the Shakespeare of the inner world.” Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer on reading and re-reading Proust. From cave paintings to e-books, a brief history of publishing. Show More Summary
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today nominated Federal Court of Appeal Justice Marc Nadon to the Supreme Court of Canada.He is to replace Mr. Justice Morris Fish, who retired in late August.Justice Nadon will appear this Wednesday inShow More Summary
On Monday evening, Britain’s Foreign Secretary William Hague was expected in Washington to speak to alumni of British universities at the British Embassy. But the revelations about NSA surveillance kept him in London to address Parliament instead. Was there disappointment … Continue reading ?
It seems I’m Justice Stephen Breyer. [humor, Kyle Graham] Tweet Tags: humor, Supreme Court Personality Quiz: Which Supreme Court Justice Are You? is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer was released from the hospital on Monday after being injured in a fall from his bicycle last week, a court spokeswoman said.
Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer is recovering from shoulder replacement surgery he underwent on Saturday following a tumble from his bicycle the day before. [ more › ]
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is at a Washington, D.C., hospital recovering from shoulder surgery. Breyer required shoulder replacement surgery after he fell from his bicycle on Friday. The justice was riding his bicycle near the Korean War Veterans Memorial at the time of the accident. Supreme Court spokesperson Kathleen Arberg explained of Breyer’s condition: [...]Show More Summary
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer broke his right shoulder Saturday in a fall from his bicycle in downtown Washington. Breyer was bicycling near the Korean War Veterans Memorial along the Mall when the accident occurred. The 74-year-old...Show More Summary
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has been hospitalized following a bicycle accident in Washington, D.C., ABC News reports. He underwent "reverse shoulder replacement surgery" -- which Gawker correctly notes "sounds just awful." It's the third bicycle mishap Breyer has had since being appointed to the court.
Justice Breyer, get it together, man! Read more...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer had shoulder surgery Saturday to repair a broken bone after a fall from his bicycle, the top court said.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is in a Washington hospital after shoulder replacement surgery following a bicycle accident.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is recovering in a Georgetown hospital Saturday, following surgery for a fractured shoulder. The 74-year-old justice fell while riding his bike along Washington's National Mall on Friday.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer had surgery on his right shoulder Saturday to repair a fracture he suffered in a fall from his bicycle a day earlier in Washington, the court said. The justice, 74, was taken by ambulance to MedStar Georgetown University Hospital after the fa …
Entertainment lawyer Steve Warren, one of the most prominent reps of movie stars in Hollywood, the weekend received GLAAD‘s Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is presented to an openly LGBT media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting equality in the community. Show More Summary
Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert on Thursday tackled the two high-profile gay marriage cases argued before the Supreme Court earlier this week. Colbert joked that Chief Justice John Roberts and Jean Podrasky, his openly gay cousin who attended the hearings this week, are in for an awkward Thanksgiving dinner conversation. Show More Summary